Originally from SC, Jessica graduated with her M.Div from Nyack College's Alliance Theological Seminary in 2017. While at Nyack, her degree focus was on Bible and Theology, with a concentration on the Hebrew Bible.
As a recent graduate of Princeton Theological Seminary, where she earned her ThM in Church History, focusing on black church studies, her research centered on the shaping of antebellum Southern black evangelicalism and Afro-Christology. Last but not least, she is a proud graduate of Howard University, where she first became a disciple of Jesus. She is currently pursuing PhD studies at Columbia International University.